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Getting To Know You - Answer our Questions!

Discussion in 'Introductions' started by Erik, Jun 11, 2014.

  1. Rob Sykes

    Rob Sykes

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    What do you want us (the community) to call you?
    Rob

    Describe your job in 10 words

    Data Architect by day

    What time do you start and finish work?

    9-5 UK

    What Product / Service Categories are you into?

    Stylish homeware

    What is your smartest business idea?

    The latest one!

    What are you listening to at the moment?

    Football on the radio

    What is your guilty pleasure?

    Jaffa Cakes

    Who has been your biggest influence?

    My children

    What is your golden rule?

    Treat everyone with dignity

    When was the last time you lost your temper at work?

    A colleague was worrying way too much about details that didn't matter. It didn't help that this person was taking a lot of drugs at the weekend, which wasn't helping! So I lost my temper with him once.

    Have you ever lied at work?

    Yes

    If you had not been in business, what would you have done?

    International trampoline champion

    What is your most hated business expression?

    "Going forward"

    How important is money?

    More so, the older I get!

    How do you want to be remembered?

    Leaving the word better for having been on it

    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community?

    Getting import advice, having never done it before
  2. roland45

    roland45

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  3. jonny0000

    jonny0000

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    Than
  4. Smitrit

    Smitrit

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    What do you want us (the community) to call you? Smit, Smitrit, Andy. Any is cool.

    Describe your job in 10 words: Self-employed for 30 years but starting a new drop shipping business.

    What time do you start and finish work? Any.

    What Product / Service Categories are you into? Undecided which niche, but maybe pets, sports, gaming and education.

    What is your smartest business idea? Leaving the rat race in 1991 after trying it out for a year.

    What are you listening to at the moment? Robert Kiyosaki podcast.

    What is your guilty pleasure? Burnley FC

    Who has been your biggest influence? Parents may they RIP and Kiyosaki.

    What is your golden rule? Buy low sell high.

    When was the last time you lost your temper at work? 1991 hence never working for somebody else again.

    Have you ever lied at work? No.

    If you had not been in business, what would you have done? Dread to think.

    What is your most hated business expression? It’s a numbers game.

    How important is money? It’s a Ponzi scheme but we have to play along with it.

    How do you want to be remembered? Honest and a great father.

    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community? I’ve drop shipped before and enjoyed it, but buying from Amazon and selling on eBay soon became a pointless exercise and I’ve always aimed big, so wish to build a real business to pass down to my kids if they want it. I have a good idea of the whole processes and many successful years in business. I really need some contacts perhaps business partners or a network of like minded people. Main reason is to gain access to the right contacts that can help me get to where I want to be. Told you I am honest
  5. Ahmed Huq

    Ahmed Huq

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    What do you want us (the community) to call you?
    AHMJT

    Describe your job in 10 words
    Data warehouse Developer

    What time do you start and finish work?
    0900-1700 (according to contract, however.....)

    What Product / Service Categories are you into?
    Data wrangling.

    What is your smartest business idea?
    I wouldn't be here if I had any.

    What are you listening to at the moment?
    "Wondering Mind" by Sergey Kolosov

    What is your guilty pleasure?
    Fried chicken wings, the cheap ones.

    Who has been your biggest influence?
    Can remember any specific name but when I see news about young entrepreneurs living at home with parents and doing successful business it really inspires me.

    What is your golden rule?
    Breath twice or count 5 to 1 before answering a delicate question.

    When was the last time you lost your temper at work?
    Never.

    Have you ever lied at work?
    Nope, we call it damage control.

    If you had not been in business, what would you have done?
    I am not in the business yet.

    What is your most hated business expression?
    "I want to touch base with you ..."

    How important is money?
    which one? Fiat, coins?

    How do you want to be remembered?
    A person who does not hurt anyone.

    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community?
    To explore ideas about a side career in business, may be growing that to full career.
  6. TheZak

    TheZak

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    What do you want us (the community) to call you?
    Zak

    Describe your job in 10 words
    Covid-19 Aviation Combatant

    What time do you start and finish work?
    It's shiftwork so any time from 6pm - 9am (usually 12 hrs)

    What Product / Service Categories are you into?
    I'm mainly looking at buying blank t-shirts for screen printing but just recently I'm looking to buying collectables specially trading cards.

    What is your smartest business idea?
    Me

    What are you listening to at the moment?
    The Om

    What is your guilty pleasure?
    Computer Games

    Who has been your biggest influence?
    Myself

    What is your golden rule?
    Complacency is a killer

    When was the last time you lost your temper at work?
    Never...the place I work is hilarious.
    The people are jokers and have no clue how funny they are.

    Have you ever lied at work?
    Yeah

    If you had not been in business, what would you have done?

    Nothing...everything in life can leads to a business. Hobbies, passions and even your place at work.

    What is your most hated business expression?
    Get the ball rolling.


    How important is money?
    As important as the time spent making it.

    How do you want to be remembered?
    I don't want to be remembered.

    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community?

    Connection.

  7. Michael Collett

    Michael Collett

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    Jan 26, 2021
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    1
  8. bilgehan

    bilgehan

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    1
  9. khadimi taha

    khadimi taha

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    3
  10. Manu Taylor Sidhu

    Manu Taylor Sidhu

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    What do you want us (the community) to call you? Manu
    Describe your job in 10 words - CEO, COfounder, Social media manager all around Boss
    What time do you start and finish work? i'm my own boss
    What Product / Service Categories are you into? Women's dresses, kids clothes
    What is your smartest business idea? TBD
    What are you listening to at the moment? A podcast
    What is your guilty pleasure? Crisps
    Who has been your biggest influence? My dad
    What is your golden rule? Honesty
    When was the last time you lost your temper at work? Never, I save that for gym
    Have you ever lied at work? Nope
    If you had not been in business, what would you have done? I've worked in corporate, its time to be a corporation
    What is your most hated business expression? Lean in
    How important is money?Fairly important
    How do you want to be remembered? Legacy
    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community? To find bargains for products I need
  11. Francis Kimani Kamau

    Francis Kimani Kamau

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  12. mariyawu1683

    mariyawu1683

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  13. bart B

    bart B

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    What do you want us (the community) to call you?
    Bart
    Describe your job in 10 words
    Chef in Italian Restaurant but want something more from live
    What time do you start and finish work?
    12-12
    What Product / Service Categories are you into?
    anything what can generate profit
    What is your smartest business idea?
    buy cheap and sell expensive :)
    What are you listening to at the moment?
    none
    What is your guilty pleasure?
    pizza
    Who has been your biggest influence?
    my daughter
    What is your golden rule?
    trust only to yourself
    When was the last time you lost your temper at work?
    all the time
    Have you ever lied at work?
    i have to in this kind of industry
    If you had not been in business, what would you have done?
    my own business
    What is your most hated business expression?
    no respect to catering industry
    How important is money?
    make me feel safe and can look after my family
    How do you want to be remembered?
    on some point yes
    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community?

    want to make new contacts and learn how to make money
  14. Philly J

    Philly J

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    Feb 10, 2021
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    3
  15. Miss c powell

    Miss c powell

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    Feb 11, 2021
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    1
  16. StockCam

    StockCam

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  17. Roman Kacir

    Roman Kacir

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    Feb 14, 2021
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  18. Andras Kalovics

    Andras Kalovics

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    Feb 17, 2021
    Messages:
    2
    What do you want us (the community) to call you?
    Andras
    Describe your job in 10 words
    Helping wholesale businesses to bulk sale while customers to co-purchase them on a discounted price.
    What time do you start and finish work?
    9:00-19:00
    What Product / Service Categories are you into?
    We are an e-commerce platform for any industry
    What is your smartest business idea?
    To help SMEs automatically collaborate while purchasing the same product.
    What are you listening to at the moment?
    Money maker- The black keys
    What is your guilty pleasure?
    Don't really have
    Who has been your biggest influence?
    Simon Sinek
    What is your golden rule?
    Work hard play hard
    When was the last time you lost your temper at work?
    Long time ago, don't remember.
    Have you ever lied at work?
    Telling the truth is always in priority.
    If you had not been in business, what would you have done?
    Sailing
    What is your most hated business expression?
    Don't have
    How important is money?
    Until you can build something valuable with it, it's not enough. Money is resource.
    How do you want to be remembered?
    As a great leader who built value to the world with his team
    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community?
    To find wholesale professionals, early adopters to our marketplace and get feedback.
  19. TheMrsM

    TheMrsM

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    MrsM or boss lady
  20. Olive and Oak

    Olive and Oak

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    Hi all, hope everyone is keeping well...

    What do you want us (the community) to call you?
    James

    Describe your job in 10 words
    Sole trader making bookbinding equiment still with five words left.


    What time do you start and finish work?
    Two hours after I get up and one hour before evening dinner.

    What Product / Service Categories are you into?
    See above

    What is your smartest business idea?
    I'm working on it

    What are you listening to at the moment?
    A lot of instrumental space rock

    What is your guilty pleasure?
    I like to keep guilt and pleasure separate

    Who has been your biggest influence?
    In general, the Arts and Crafts movement.

    What is your golden rule?
    Firmitas, utilitas, venustas.

    When was the last time you lost your temper at work?
    Yesterday

    Have you ever lied at work?
    It's just me, so probably.


    If you had not been in business, what would you have done?
    I don't do hypothetical

    What is your most hated business expression?
    Not settled on one

    How important is money?
    Exponentially more important the less of it that one has, and vice versa.

    How do you want to be remembered?
    Fondly or not at all, depending on the memory holder.

    What's your main reason for being part of the TWF community?

    Import costs advice
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